UK returns 16,000 people after Thomas cook collapse


The UK’s Civil Aviation Authority on Friday said 72 flights are being scheduled to operate to bring back a further 16,000 people to the country following the collapse of Thomas Cook.

The aviation regulator said it has brought back over 40% of the total number of passengers in the largest peacetime repatriation ‘Operation Matterhorn’ launched on Monday.

Olusola Akintonde